Check out this video — https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZUuHkce6V9M&list=UUBvOzPLmbzjtpX-Htstp2vw it explores acupuncture at the DC VA’s Integrative Health & Wellness Care program.
The Maryland University of Integrative Healing published my article in their August Alumni e-newsletter. Enjoy!
Over 100’s and 100’s of years, Chinese medicine explored patterns and associations in health and illness. They identified 5 constitutional predispositions or types. These types are based on a system of correspondences. These correspondences, which include certain organs, emotions, senses, body tissues, psychological challenges and gifts associate with one another at the interface of body, mind and spirit. They are unique to Chinese medicine. The dramatic disorganization of energy or qi caused by traumatic stress will primarily manifest in one of these 5 distinct constitutional or personality types, each one named for their associated pair of meridians. This diagnostic framework …
Article recently published in Medical Acupuncture: Design and Rationale of a Comparative Effectiveness Study to Evaluate Two Acupuncture Methods for the Treatment of Headaches Associated with Traumatic Brain Injury